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The Resource Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case, by Chris Crowe

Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case, by Chris Crowe

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Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case
Title
Getting away with murder
Title remainder
the true story of the Emmett Till case
Statement of responsibility
by Chris Crowe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a true account of the murder of fourteen-year-old, Emmett Till, in Mississippi, in 1955
Summary
When fourteen-year-old Emmett Till left Chicago to visit family in a small town in Mississippi and was soon murdered for whistling at a white woman, a series of events took place that changed the ways of the south and the nation forever
Award
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2003.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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183056
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.15/23/09762
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
F350.N4
LC item number
C76 2003
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1210
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 7
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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the true story of the Emmett Till case
Label
Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case, by Chris Crowe
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-128)
Contents
The boy who triggered the civil rights movement -- Kicking the hornets' nest -- The boy from Chicago -- The wolf whistle -- Setting the stage -- Getting away with murder -- Aftershocks
Control code
2284042
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9780803728042
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2002005736
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm49699347
  • (OCoLC)49699347
Label
Getting away with murder : the true story of the Emmett Till case, by Chris Crowe
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-128)
Contents
The boy who triggered the civil rights movement -- Kicking the hornets' nest -- The boy from Chicago -- The wolf whistle -- Setting the stage -- Getting away with murder -- Aftershocks
Control code
2284042
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9780803728042
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2002005736
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm49699347
  • (OCoLC)49699347

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